Trains from Ancaster to Retford

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There are up to 9 trains per day from Ancaster to Retford.

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Train journey information from Ancaster to Retford

How much is a train ticket from Ancaster to Retford?

Take the train from Ancaster to Retford from just £13.35 one-way based on a return fare. Plan your journey online to see the cheapest train tickets to Retford for your chosen travel times.

How long does it take to travel from Ancaster to Retford by train?

The average journey time from Ancaster to Retford takes 1 hour 42 minutes. Journey times may be slightly longer at weekends and on Bank Holidays. Check journey times on your travel dates with our online journey planner or download a timetable.

How many trains a day are there from Ancaster to Retford?

There are up to 9 trains per day from Ancaster to Retford.

Are there any direct trains from Ancaster to Retford?

No, it’s not possible to get a direct train between Ancaster and Retford. Find the fastest route with our online journey planner.

What time is the first train from Ancaster to Retford?

The first train leaves at 06:45 from Ancaster to Retford. Buy your tickets in advance online or from our app and avoid rushing on the day.

What time is the last train from Ancaster to Retford?

The last train from Ancaster to Retford leaves at 19:45.

Can I book assistance for my journey from Ancaster to Retford?

Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between Ancaster and Retford. We recommend booking at least 12 hours before you travel. You can book assistance online or by calling our Passenger Assist team on 08000 11 33 23.

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Retford Station

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